Janurary Retail Sales Show Surprising Increase

January Retail Sales

New York—While the post-Christmas blizzard may have hampered December results, January’s ice, snow and sleet didn’t seem to keep … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: December Sales Set all time High

December 2010 sales hit $308.9 billion, an all-time high.

Washington—While December sales rose less than had been forecast, the 0.6% rise was the sixth consecutive month of growth, and … [Read more...]

Talbots Revises Full Year Forecast on Weak December


Hingham, MA—Talbots’ shares tumbled Tuesday as the women’s specialty retailer said weak December sales may contribute to a larger … [Read more...]

Holiday Increases Prompt Tiffany to Raise Forecast

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New York—Reporting today that its holiday sales exceeded expectations, Tiffany & Co. raised its full year earnings … [Read more...]

Sears Raises Q4 Full Year Earning Forecast

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Hoffman Estates, IL—In a clear improvement over its third quarter reported losses, Sears Holdings today projected its fourth … [Read more...]

Shoppertrak: Q1 Sales to Rise 2.2%

The post-Christmas blizzard that hit the Northeast may have cost retailers $1 billion in sales.

Chicago—Winter’s woes—such as the post Christmas blizzard that struck the Northeast—actually may help retail sales in January, in … [Read more...]

Strong November Blizzard Tarnish December Retail Sales

Blizzard Tarnish December Retail Sales

New York--Despite the fact retail sales for November and December posted the strongest performance since 2006, December sales … [Read more...]

Blizzard Could Cost Retailers $1 Billion in Sales

Blizzard could cost retailers $1 billion in sales

Chicago--The blizzard that crippled the Northeast on the days immediately following Christmas may have strongly affected retail … [Read more...]

Jan 1: The Big White One


Westport, CT—After better-than expected Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Super Saturday and Day After Christmas retail sales, some … [Read more...]

Consumer Satisfaction Report: E-Commerce Winners and Losers

Holiday Shopping Online

 Ann Arbor, MI—Although e-commerce sales during the holiday season hit record highs, consumer satisfaction with the top 40 online … [Read more...]

Holiday Wrap Up: Christmas Week Sales Rose 4%-8%

Holiday Wrap Up

New York—Holiday shoppers keep retailers busier than usual last week. The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and … [Read more...]

Report: Holiday E-Commerce Sales Hit $36 Billion


Purchase, NY—For a holiday selling season that is expected to hit an all time high, one channel continuing to show unprecedented … [Read more...]